African Safari: The Elusive Eleven

Many people planning a trip to Africa want to see African wildlife first and foremost. You’ve probably heard of the African Big 5—the most dangerous mammals to meet on foot on safari—and maybe even the Little 5. But have you heard of the Elusive 11? These (mostly) nocturnal animals are some of the hardest to Read More…

African Wildlife Adventure – The Ugly 5

G’day!  Now that you know all about Africa’s Big 5, both on land and in the water, and the Little 5, it’s time to get acquainted with the Ugly 5. Which animals are considered so unsightly they get their own little club? Turns out the Vultures, Marabou Storks, Hyenas, Warthogs, and Wildebeest are the winners. Read More…

Botswana Wildlife & Wonder

Botswana is a unique and magical African destination.  Home to some of the greatest wildlife on the planet, Botswana is one of the greatest destinations for African safaris.  Here are just a few quick facts about this amazing place:  there are more elephants in Botswana than any other country,  39% of the country is protected Read More…